A very handsome book. The subject matter may be a narrow field of interest, however this book makes it fascinating. There is page after page of show-invites from the world's top couturiers. Each invite is given a page, details of it's dimensions, and is discussed in context of the fashion designer.
A hardback book with high quality production values, this book will please anyone interested in the world of high-end fashion.
Invitation Strictly Personal: 40 Years of Fashion Show Invites ハードカバー – 2016/10/4
Iain R. Webb is an award-winning curator, writer, and Professor of Fashion at the Royal College of Art and Central Saint Martins in London. During his career he has been fashion editor/director of a number of UK publications, including BLITZ, Harpers & Queen, Elle, and the Times. He has also written for The New York Times. Webb has published several books, such as As Seen in BLITZ: Fashioning &;80s Style (Antique Collectors Club Dist), Postcards from the Edge of the Runway (Antique Collectors Club Dist), and Bill Gibb: Fashion and Fantasy (V&A Publishing).